Banned ex-FIFA head Blatter backs Morocco 2026 World Cup bid

2018-02-22 15:38

Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter has endorsed Morocco's 2026 World Cup bid while banned from soccer roles for financial misconduct.

FIFA report details spending of Blatter era

2018-01-24 16:47

A new report shines a light on the murky ways of the old regime at the world football's governing body during the time of Sepp Blatter.

Sepp Blatter accused of sexual assault

2017-11-11 07:40

US women's football star Hope Solo has accused Sepp Blatter of sexual assault, claiming the disgraced former FIFA president groped her backside in 2013.

FIFA lands Chinese SWC sponsor

2017-04-06 07:28

Consumer electronics firm Hisense has become the latest Chinese sponsor of the Soccer World Cup as FIFA races to fill commercial slots.

Blatter 'reckless' to pay Platini $2m

2017-03-13 15:55

A newly published 68-page verdict written by the CAS explains why its judges dismissed Sepp Blatter's appeal to overturn a six-year ban.

Ex-FIFA chief Blatter set to learn ban appeal

2016-12-02 13:01

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter will learn Monday whether his appeal against a six-year ban from football has been successful, the CAS has said.

Blatter fights FIFA ban in marathon final appeal

2016-08-26 13:01

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter fought to overturn his ban from football in a marathon, 14-hour appeal hearing.

Blatter in court, bids for redemption

2016-08-25 07:28

Sepp Blatter is back in court in a final bid for redemption as he seeks to overturn a six-year ban.

FIFA ban has taken a physical toll - Blatter

2016-08-04 14:20

Disgraced former FIFA president Sepp Blatter has admitted his six-year ban from all football-related activity has taken a toll on his mental health.

Blatter to appeal FIFA ban in August

2016-07-08 12:50

Sepp Blatter will go to sport's highest court on August 25 to challenge his six-year ban from football.


Blatter says 'new facts' encourage him to fight ban

2018-02-02 15:52

Sepp Blatter indicated that he plans to take on FIFA, the global football body he used to run but which has now banned him.

Blatter: Solo's sexual assault claim 'absurd'

2017-11-11 14:16

Sepp Blatter says that claims by US women's goalkeeper Hope Solo that he had grabbed her backside are "absurd".

FIFA sponsors 'accelerate' China's World Cup chances

2017-06-07 07:24

China's footballers may be struggling on the pitch but its companies are proving to be a big player, signing sponsorship deals with FIFA.

FIFA removes Blatter-era plaque

2017-03-24 17:21

FIFA has taken down a monolithic reminder of former president Sepp Blatter from its headquarters

Blatter suffers one last defeat over FIFA misconduct

2016-12-05 21:58

Sport's highest court has rejected the appeal of former FIFA president Sepp Blatter against a six year ban signalling the end of his efforts to clear his name.

FIFA opens bribery case against Blatter

2016-09-09 13:50

The FIFA ethics committee says it has opened a formal bribery case against former president Sepp Blatter and two others.

Blatter vows to 'accept' appeal verdict

2016-08-25 09:01

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter has vowed to accept his fate as he entered the world's top sport court to mount his final appeal against his ban.

Blatter in last fight against FIFA ban

2016-08-24 07:21

Following more than a year of scandal, Sepp Blatter will mount his final challenge against his six-year FIFA ban.

Blatter has surgery 'for skin cancer'

2016-07-10 17:29

Disgraced former FIFA president Sepp Blatter underwent successful surgery after being diagnosed with skin cancer.

Blatter says Euro draws have been fixed

2016-06-14 07:27

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter said he had witnessed rigged draws for European football competitions using "hot and cold balls".

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